Wednesday -- Exhibition Opening: Picasso Linocuts 5-8pm @ Lady Lever Art Gallery, Liverpool -- FREE

Culture Diary w/c 20-06-2016

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the arts listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Monday — Festival 31 @ Venues Across Liverpool — Events Individually Priced (Most FREE)...

Yorkshire Festival 2016 - artist Simon Terril's post-war Brutalist Playground

Culture Diary w/c 13-06-2016

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the arts listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Monday – YEP Directors’ Festival: Plastic Figurines 7.45pm @ Everyman Theatre, Liverpool — FREE Continuing with...

Oxford Arms, London (1875) Demolished around 1876

Tracking The Process Of Abandonment: Victoria Lucas’ Decaying Urban Spaces

Oxford Arms, London (1875) Demolished around 1876 (above) Artist Victoria Lucas charts the abandonment of obsolete buildings through film and photography, finds Emma Fraser; and in doing so, salvages material relics of the modern world…...

Michael Moore's new film Where to Invade Next 2016

Culture Diary w/c 06-06-2016

What’s hot this week? Our pick of the arts listings from around Liverpool and the rest of the UK… Monday — YEP Directors’ Festival: The Effect 7.45pm @ Everyman, Liverpool — FREE What happens...

Will VR Kill Culture? // Blue Skies

Blue Skies: Our Five Highlights

Candy Crush to help cure depression? Bicycle utopias? Humans replaced by robots? Hear more from the experts on the topics that will make a difference to YOUR future… In the style of TED...

35mm photography by Adam Scovell, from his past, present and future (ongoing) English Eerie projects

“The underground holds secrets that we’re only beginning to guess at” — The Big Interview: Robert Macfarlane

Adam Scovell discusses English Eerie and Folk Horror fiction, the “messiness of modern nature”, and subterranean worlds with collaborator, academic and bestselling author, Robert Macfarlane… Robert Macfarlane has been one of a number of...

Afro Supa Hero: Comic book selection: Credit: ‘Courtesy of Jon Daniel and National Museums Liverpool’

Playlist: Dig it! Jon Daniel’s Afro Supa Hero Soundtrack

Who wants to get funked up? To celebrate his Afro Supa Hero exhibition, currently on display at the International Slavery Museum, we asked designer Jon Daniel to make us the perfect soundtrack… In a recent TDN interview,...

Cao Fei

“Drama, humour and unconscious performances of the everyday”: Cao Fei At China Visual Festival 2016

Linda Pittwood hears about the threads that bind together the films of contemporary artist Cao Fei: the star guest at this year’s Chinese Visual Festival in London… In the Q&A, someone asked: “What does it mean...

The author Bob Dickinson at Kringsatt Av Fiender performance/exhibition, Bergen, Norway 2016; created by art group Alt Gar Bra, which includes artists from Bergen, Paris and London.

Field Trip: “Doing art politically and not making political art” — Kringsatt Av Fiender, Bergen, Norway

Bob Dickinson joins international art group Alt Gar Bra for an evening of live work, discussion and debate on contemporary art’s role in regards to war, climate change, the market state and globalism… It isn’t easy to...